19) Unlike the other three Services, the Navy's FITREP
only has one comments section, which is to be completed by the ratee for review by the rater.
Your eval or FITREP
has the power to make or break you, especially during a chief or officer selection board.
seniors, can use FITREPs
to communicate their high regard.
For example, based on the data analyzed, officers with an Air Gap FITREP
or an individual trait mark of one or two had a near zero selection probability and oftentimes had other detracting elements in their record.
Scan all FITREPs
together as one file beginning with oldest and ending in most recent as "LASTNAME FITREPS.
may be excluded if they don't track closely with the rest of a Sailor's performance at that command.
Researches and interprets guidance for assignment of missing AQDs, subspecialty codes, FITREPs
, awards, ODCs, OSRs, and PSRs
Just as with FITREPs
and EVALs, not everyone is a "5.
In order to ensure the upcoming boards (FY12) have a complete record to review, Sailors with rejected Evals/ Fitreps due to improper PFA codes can submit the uncorrected fitness reports and evaluations as official correspondence directly to the selection board for consideration.
The classic examples of board correspondence are missing FITREPs
or award citations.
I think it is time to state just how important it is to understand how evaluations and FITREPS are currently being used to decide Sailor's futures.
one's experience and applicable achievements should be adequately conveyed in FITREPs
and awards, as these instruments provide the documentation that justifies the awarding of any joint credit.